Confirmed cases of the highly contagious flu virus have been reported in Greene County – not the Christmas gift we were hoping for, and one we hope isn’t shared any more!
First and foremost, if you haven’t gotten your flu shot – it’s time. Get your shot to protect yourself, the elderly, the very young, pregnant women. Hey, let’s just say, do it for everyone!
Not only is the flu a pretty horrible experience, it can be deadly. There has already been a confirmed flu death in the state this season. So, it’s more important than ever that we do what we can to prevent further infection.
How you say? Simply by good, thorough hand washing.
Here’s a quick, easy tutorial to make sure you’re really gettting all the goo, gunk, and germs off your hands so they can be used to celebrate not contaminate!
This article is provided for information only and is neither advice nor a substitute for proper medical care. Consult a qualified healthcare professional who understands your particular history for individual concerns.